Category Archives: Chicago Shopping

Santa Arrives at Navy Pier

When do you know that it’s the holiday season and time to hang up your bahumbugs and become a little nicer and a bit more jovial? Does it take a snowflake, the smell of pine pervading the house or is it something much simpler? Is it when you’re sprawled out and completely stuffed, just like…

pay-to-park-sign

What!?! A break on parking in the City of Chicago!! Wow, that is nearly unheard of lately! You might be wondering if Navy Pier is off its proverbial rocker? The answer is no. Nobody’s lost it, you’re just the beneficiary of one of the greatest parking discounts around, and it’s at Navy Pier!! What’s even…

Build-A-Bear at Navy Pier

Everybody has memories of a favorite stuffed animal growing up, but how many of us got to design our own furry friends? The Build-A-Bear Workshop at Navy Pier in Chicago lets visitors take a hands-on approach to the entire bear-building process! With summer ending, really what could be better than spending an afternoon of family…

'Hat' Play at Navy Pier

Navy Pier would like to introduce ‘Hat’ play at Navy Pier in Chicago. Why? Because, sometimes the simplest things in life can be the most fun!   The friendly folks at Navy Pier’s Sports Store and DC Mad Hatter aren’t horsing around, they’re ‘hatting’ around and they want to show you how! What is Navy…